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October Happenings!!

It's October, let the fun begin.! There are plenty of holidays and events to enjoy this month. Among the biggest are Bosses Day and Sweetest Day. But, don't forget Make a Difference Day. The month ends with the second biggest holiday of the year. (to some, it's the biggest)....Halloween. Halloween is a fun, low  stress event. Kids from 1 to 101 enjoy it. Make sure to surf over to our big section of Absolutely Halloween.

2020 Calendar Dates: Take a peek at next year's holidays, events and special days.

Greetings! Surf on over now and make a free Ecard for Halloween, Bosses' Day, Sweetest Day, a birthday, anniversary, or any event!

October Holidays and Events:

This month in History:

  • October 1, 1971 - Walt Disney World opened in Orlando, Florida
  • October 14, 1964 - Martin Luther King Jr was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
  • October 24, 1901 - Anna Edison Taylor is the first person to survive going over Niagara Falls in a barrel.
  • October 29, 1929 - The New York Stock Exchange crashed on what came to be known as "Black Tuesday", starting the Great Depression.
  • Find more at More this Month

Among other things, October is:

  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • Cookie Month ...oh, yeah!!!
  • National Popcorn Popping Month

October Fall and Hallowen Notes:

Coming up in November!

October Weddings and Anniversaries Do you know what to get? We all know about getting silver for the 25th and gold for the 50th. But, what about all the anniversaries in between? Find The right gift for each year

More October Fun... If you love October, and you love Halloween, you will love Pumpkin Nook!


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